Item - 2017.CC32.12

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on October 2, 2017 with amendments.

CC32.12 - Renaming of Public Properties After Former Members of Council

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Amended
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on October 2, 3 and 4, 2017, adopted the following:

 

1.  City Council support the Mayor's approach to identify appropriate recognitions for Deputy Mayor Pam McConnell and Councillor Ron Moeser. 

Background Information (City Council)

(September 27, 2017) Report from Mayor John Tory on Renaming of Public Properties After Former Members of Council (CC32.12)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2017/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-107302.pdf

Communications (City Council)

(September 30, 2017) E-mail from Gloria Lindsay Luby (CC.New.CC32.12.1)
(October 1, 2017) Letter from Linda McCarthy (CC.New.CC32.12.2)
(October 4, 2017) E-mail from Sandra Pavan (CC.New.CC32.12.3)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Adopt Item (Lost)

Adoption of Recommendation 1:

 

1.  City Council rename the stadium at Centennial Park as the ‘Rob Ford Memorial Stadium’.

Vote (Adopt Item) Oct-04-2017 8:51 PM

Result: Lost Majority Required - CC32.12 - Recommendation 1 only
Total members that voted Yes: 11 Members that voted Yes are Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Stephen Holyday, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, Anthony Perruzza, John Tory
Total members that voted No: 24 Members that voted No are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Jon Burnside, Christin Carmichael Greb, Shelley Carroll, Joe Cressy, Janet Davis, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Michelle Holland, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Gord Perks, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, Michael Thompson, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that were Absent: 9 Members that were absent are John Campbell, Josh Colle, Justin J. Di Ciano, John Filion, Michael Ford, Jim Karygiannis, Giorgio Mammoliti, James Pasternak, David Shiner

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Adoption of Recommendation 2:

 

2.  City Council support the Mayor's approach to identify appropriate recognitions for Deputy Mayor Pam McConnell and Councillor Ron Moeser.

Vote (Adopt Item) Oct-04-2017 8:52 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC32.12 - Recommendation 2 only
Total members that voted Yes: 33 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Christin Carmichael Greb, Shelley Carroll, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Jim Hart, Stephen Holyday, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Josh Matlow, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Neethan Shan, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 2 Members that voted No are Jon Burnside, Michelle Holland
Total members that were Absent: 9 Members that were absent are John Campbell, Josh Colle, Justin J. Di Ciano, John Filion, Michael Ford, Jim Karygiannis, Giorgio Mammoliti, James Pasternak, David Shiner

Point of Privilege by Councillor Michael Ford

Councillor Ford, rising on a Point of Privilege after the Speaker called for declarations of interest, stated that after consulting with the Integrity Commissioner and the City Clerk on Item CC32.12, as this is technically not a MCIA conflict, but it has to do with a deceased member of his family.

 


Point of Privilege by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti

Councillor Mammoliti, rising on a Point of Privilege, stated that the would like to know more detail as to why the Integrity Commissioner is giving advice to Members of Council that is contrary to the law.  Councillor Mammoliti further stated that Members of Council need a briefing on what they can and cannot vote on.

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata accepted the Point of Privilege and ruled that she would undertake to get comments from the Integrity Commissioner.

Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council